1241 pages, 7.92 × 7.88 × 2.12 in
September 8, 2008
Gale Cengage Learning
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1594132844
ISBN - 13: 9781594132841
About the Author
David Halberstam was born on April 10, 1934 in New York City and later attended Harvard University. After graduating in 1955, Halberstam worked at a small daily newspaper until he attained a position at the Nashville Tennessean. Halberstam has written over 20 books including The Children, a written account of his coverage of the Civil Rights Movement; The Best and Brightest, which was a bestseller; and The Game and October, 1964, both detailing his fascination of sports. Halberstam also won a Pulitzer Prize for his reports on the Vietnam War while working for the New York Times. He was killed in a car crash on April 23, 2007 at the age of 73.